Guidance by Catholic Bishops of Uganda on Corona Virus (COVID-19)

Guidance by Catholic Bishops of Uganda on Corona Virus (COVID-19)

Dear Brothers and Sisters, As you already know, the novel Corona virus, COVID-19, outbreak that started in Wuhan, China, in December 2019, has spread to many countries, including some in East Africa. The virus is infectious, meaning it can spread directly or indirectly from one person to another. Its spread is through the mucosal membranes […]

President Museveni’s Full Address on Guidelines on Avoiding the Corona Virus Pandemic

President Museveni’s Full Address on Guidelines on Avoiding the Corona Virus Pandemic

The president of Uganda, H.E Yoweri Kaguta Museveni has ordered the closure of all educational institutions in Uganda as one of the preventive measures to avoid the spread of Corona virus (COVIC19) in his televised address to the nation on Wednesday 18th March 2020. Institutions such as  Pre-Primary Schools, secondary schools, universities and tertiary institutions […]

Why Seeking Counseling at a University is a Good Idea

Why Seeking Counseling at a University is a Good Idea

With May being Mental Health Awareness Month, it’s time to talk about counseling. When it comes to receiving life advice and getting some help, many people turn to counseling. Counseling is good for any age, kids, teens, adults, seniors, and people who have addictions or mental health disorders. If you’re a university student, you may […]

How Telemedicine and Telehealth can Improve Healthcare Services

How Telemedicine and Telehealth can Improve Healthcare Services

Distance and travel time between patients and care providers can limit access to better healthcare. Fortunately, with technological advancements like telemedicine and telehealth, one  can overcome geographic barriers to healthcare services, especially for specialized health care providers. Just like online-counseling, telemedicine can be particularly beneficial for patients in medically under-served communities and those in rural […]